COVID-19 Answers: Politically Correct vs. Medically Correct - Episode 21


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Many states are reporting an increase in COVID-19 cases. Is it safe to travel? Should we wear masks? Who is at risk? Dr. Drew is joined by experts Dr. Cate Shanahan and Dr. Lori Pennington-Gray to discuss Coronavirus data and the differences between being politically correct and medically correct.

• Dr. Cate Shanahan is a board certified family physician. Her expertise is diet-driven metabolic disease, specifically the twin roles of PUFAs and sugar in promoting weight gain, insulin resistance, prediabetes and other common conditions. Her passion is educational programs that improve productivity & reduce employer healthcare costs by cultivating healthy habits at the individual and organization-wide levels. More:

• Dr. Lori Pennington-Gray is the director of the Eric Friedheim Tourism Institute and a UF professor for the Department of Tourism, Hospitality, and Event Management. She is a member of The International Ecotourism Society, Travel and Tourism Research Association, World Travel and Tourism Council, DMAI, AH&LA, and USTA.

Ask Dr. Drew is produced by Kaleb Nation (@KalebNation) and Susan Pinsky (@FirstLadyOfLove).

THE SHOW: For over 30 years, Dr. Drew Pinsky has taken calls from all corners of the globe, answering thousands of questions from teens and young adults. To millions, he is a beacon of truth, integrity, fairness, and common sense. Now, after decades of hosting Loveline and multiple hit TV shows – including Celebrity Rehab, Teen Mom OG, Lifechangers, and more – Dr. Drew is opening his phone lines to the world by streaming LIVE from his home studio in California. On Ask Dr. Drew, no question is too extreme or embarrassing because the Dr. has heard it all. Don’t hold in your deepest, darkest questions any longer. Ask Dr. Drew and get real answers today.

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